Atomhawk, a world-leading digital art and design company for the games and entertainment industries, announced the appointment of Nader Alikhani as Creative Development Director. Bringing a great breadth of games industry experience as an artist, creative director and studio head over the past 14 years, Alikhani will lead new business and creative development opportunities with current and prospective clients worldwide from Atomhawk’s Vancouver studio.
“We’re delighted to welcome Nader on board to help us grow our international client base,” said Tim Wilson, Managing Director of Atomhawk. “It’s really valuable to have someone in the role who really understands our business, our creative processes and our clients and who is able to identify their visual needs and work with our teams in the U.K. and Canada to deliver tailored creative solutions.”
Alikhani said, “I’ve had a great few months really getting to know the Atomhawk teams in Gateshead and Vancouver and gaining a really in-depth knowledge of all aspects of the business. I’ve always been passionate about art and design in games and am relishing the opportunity to connect with people in the games industry and beyond to discuss new creative possibilities and to work with the Atomhawk art, design and production teams to help make them a reality.”
Alikhani will be representing Atomhawk at GDC in San Francisco (March 18-22) and other industry events across North America in the coming months.
The company is continuing to expand its teams in both Gateshead, U.K. and Vancouver, Canada. More information about career opportunities available at atomhawk.workable.com.